The Indulgence begins
29 SUNDAY Twenty-first after Pentecost. Venerable Bede, Confessor, greater double. Second prayers and last Gospel of Sunday. White. Second Vespers of the Feast (Meruit supremos), commemoration of the Sunday. [In Diocese of Beverley, the Octave of the BVM, double. Second prayers and last Gospel of Sunday, Preface of the BVM. White. First Vespers of St Bede (Meruit supremos), commemoration of the Octave and of the Sunday.]
30 Monday Feria. [In Diocese of Beverley, Venerable Bede, Confessor, greater double. White.]
31 Tuesday All-Hallows Eve. Second prayers of the Holy Ghost. Third prayers for the Church or the Pope. Violet.
1 Wednesday. ALL SAINTS, double of the First Class with an Octave, during which commemoration of the Octave and Creed. White. Second Vespers of the Feast. White. After Benedicamus Domino), Vespers of the Dead. Black.
2 Thursday All Souls. Black.
3 Friday St Winifred, Virgin Martyr, double. Red. Abstinence. [In Diocese of Shrewsbury double of the First Class. Plenary Indulgence.]
4 Saturday St Charles, Bishop Confessor, double. Third prayers of Sts Vitalis and Agricola, Martyrs. White.
In 1865 the parish of St Francis of Assisi, Portland-road, Notting-Hill is served by the Rev Henry Augustus Rawes of the Oblates of St Charles. Mass on Sunday at 8.00, 9.00 and 11.00; on Holydays at 8.00 and 11.00; on weekdays at 8.00 (from 5 November to 30 April at 9.00). Benediction with sermon on Sunday at 7.00 and on Thursday at 8.00. Confraternity of the Cord of St. Francis.
In 2017 the Parish Priest is Fr Gerard Skinner. Anticipated Mass on Saturday at 6.00, and Sunday Mass at 10.00, 11.30 and 6.00 pm. Mass on Holydays at 9.30 and 7.00 pm. Weekday Mass at 9.30 except Wednesday when there is no Mass. Confessions on Saturday 10.00 to 10.30. Adoration of t Blessed Sacrament Monday, Thursday and Friday after Mass until 10:30. Rosary after Tuesday and Saturday morning Mass. The Church is open for private prayer from 9.00 to 12.00 noon daily.